The goal of our Honest to God sermon series is to equip us to actually pray the Psalms. In that light, each week Pastor Matt has been providing a tangible “prayer practice” to help equip us become a people of prayer.
These practices have been posted to Facebook and Instagram, but we also wanted to send the last two weeks to you here as well.
Two weeks ago we introduced the ancient prayer practice of Lectio Divina, which Pastor Matt led us through this past Sunday during communion, followed by the introduction of “Sacred Selah” in which he challenged each of us to meditate on a verse or two of Scripture (perhaps using the method of Lectio Divina) and then take a picture from wherever it was we were praying. You should not be in the photo, it should be taken from your perspective. Then send the picture to firstname.lastname@example.org. We’ll likely show them in a slideshow on an upcoming Sunday.
Below you can find the five movements of Lectio Divina: